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Charles Moore in Fife in the 1881 Census

Details of Charles Moore of James Place, Cupar, Cupar, Fife, Scotland

First name(s)

Charles

Last name

Moore

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Unmarried

Gender

Male

Age

21

Birth year

1860

Occupation

Coach Builder

Birth town

Birth county

Midlothian

Birth place

Scotland

Street

James Place

Town

Cupar

Parish

Cupar

County

Fife

Country

Scotland

Registration district

Cupar

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Fredrick

Last name

Moore

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

60

Birth year

1821

Occupation

Staf Sargt F A Milita

Birth place

England

First name(s)

Alice

Last name

Moore

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

50

Birth year

1831

Occupation

-

Birth place

Ireland

First name(s)

Debera

Last name

Moore

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Unmarried

Gender

Female

Age

28

Birth year

1853

Occupation

Ladys Maid Unemployed

Birth place

England

First name(s)

Henry

Last name

Moore

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Unmarried

Gender

Male

Age

18

Birth year

1863

Occupation

Coach Builder

Birth place

Midlothian, Scotland

First name(s)

James

Last name

Moore

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Unmarried

Gender

Male

Age

14

Birth year

1867

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Cupar, Fife, Scotland

First name(s)

Richard

Last name

Whittingham

Relationship

Grandson

Marital status

Unmarried

Gender

Male

Age

5

Birth year

1876

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

England

About the 1881 England Wales and Scotland Census

When the 1881 census was taken on April 3rd, the total population of England, Wales and Scotland was recorded as 29,707,207. The First Boer War ended only weeks before the 1881 census.

As with any historical research, the golden rule of family history is to check the original record, or "primary source", wherever possible. We have provided clear images of the original census enumeration books for you to view once you've found the right family in the indexes.

When using census returns, once you have located your ancestor in the census, you should then view the original images to validate your findings. The image of the original document will also help you see the household in the context of surrounding households as all the information will be provided in one clear place, as it was originally written down.

The original documents would have been given to your ancestor several days before 3 April, and the head of household would have been asked to fill in the details for anyone who would have been residing at that address on the census date. If the head of the household was unable to read or write, the enumerator - a literate person who would be collecting the census forms - would help fill in the details. Because of this, however, you may note mistakes that were made, such as name spellings. It should also be noted that many people were often economical with the truth when it came to their ages.

Note: the census includes details of people resident in docked vessels and institutions such as prisons, workhouses, hospitals, and barracks, as well as individual households.

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See the whole Moore family in this 1881 Census record

Includes Charles Moore and 6 other people

NAME
Charles Moore
BORN
1860
BIRTH COUNTY
Midlothian
ADDRESS IN 1881
Cupar, Fife, Scotland
An original census record

This census includes:

  • Details of all household members
  • Birth dates & locations
  • Occupations
  • Full house address

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